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Aegean: Passenger Traffic Up 5% in First Quarter

Aegean Airlines and its subsidiary Olympic Air transported a total of 2.1 million passengers in the first quarter of 2017, recording an increase of 5%.

Holy Flame to Go to 17 Greek Destinations via AEGEAN

AEGEAN will provide three extra aircraft (non commercial flights) to distribute the Holy Flame to as many Greek destinations on Holy Saturday, April 15.

AEGEAN on TripAdvisor’s 2017 Best List for Airlines in Europe

Greek carrier AEGEAN is among the winners of the first annual Travelers' Choice awards for airlines by travel planning and booking site TripAdvisor.

Aegean Launches Direct Athens-Kassel Flights, Supports documenta 14 Art Show

As first official airline partner of the documenta 14 art show, Aegean Airlines has added two direct flights per week between Athens and Kassel.

Aegean Reports Drop in 2016 Net Earnings

Aegean reported turnover of over one billion euros in 2016, a first for the Greek carrier, but saw a decline in its net earnings after tax due to weak demand in the second quarter of the year.

Documenta 14 Art & More to Take Athens by Storm

More than 40 venues around Athens will bring art closer to the people as the “documenta 14: Learning from Athens” art show is ready to kick off.

Syntagma Square Open-to-all Art Work to Give Foretaste of documenta14

Syntagma Square is currently 'hosting' an open-to-all creation to go on show during the opening of “documenta 14: Learning from Athens” in April.

‘Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring 2017’ Kicks off with a Bang

The 8th Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring project begins its 2017 journey to more than 42 cities in 18 countries across Western and Eastern Europe, bringing the tastes of Aegean island cuisine into the spotlight.

Yalos Tours Takes Tastes of Greece to FestiVITAS Expo

All the more Alsatian travelers are keen on visiting Greek destinations, Yalos Tours said after participating in the FestiVITAS exhibition in France.

Sympossio Greek Gourmet Tours Europe with Aegean Island Treats

The 8th Sympossio Greek Gourmet Touring project is set to treat over 700 tourism sector professionals in more than 15 countries to Aegean island cuisine.

Aegean Flights to Connect Tel Aviv with Thessaloniki in May

Greek national carrier Aegean recently announced the launch of direct flights from Tel Aviv to Thessaloniki during the May - October period.

Aegean Inflight Tributes Bring Passengers ‘Closer to Greece’

As part of its ongoing "Closer to Greece" campaign, AEGEAN brings Eastern Macedonia-Thrace into the spotlight this month.

Promise of Greek Summer Attracts New Flights

As summer draws near all the more airlines are introducing new flights, adding more seats or boosting the frequency of their existing routes to destinations in Greece aiming to secure a piece of the growing market.

Documenta 14 Contemporary Art Show Ready to ‘Learn from Athens’

One of the world’s leading contemporary arts shows, the “documenta 14: Learning from Athens”, is set to kick off in Athens on April 8 and run through to July 12, bringing the Greek capital into the international spotlight.

‘Closer to Greece’: Aegean Airlines Brings Taste of Epirus to Its Flights

The sites, sounds and tastes of Epirus take center stage this month on all Aegean Airlines flights under its ongoing “Closer to Greece” initiative.

Aegean, Sky Express & Astra Flying Stranded Students Back to Athens

Aegean Airlines, Sky Express and Astra stepped in with temporary flights to bring back students from the island of Crete who were stranded there due to an ongoing strike by Greek seamen.

Aegean Carries 9.8m Passengers During Jan-Sept

Aegean Airlines recently announced a six percent rise in passenger numbers to 9.8 million during the January-September 2016 period and a three percent increase in consolidated revenue to 819.9 million euros.

Aegean Supports 34th “Athens Marathon. The Authentic”, Helps Cheer On Runners

Aegean Airlines is making sure that runners of the 34th “Athens Marathon. The Authentic” will get all the support they need during their struggle to reach the finish line on Sunday, November 13.

Sabre Launches New Revenue Management Tool, Aegean Airlines Picks it Up

Sabre recently launched its revenue management platform AirVision Revenue Optimizer, which is designed to help airlines respond to rapidly changing market conditions in real-time and to optimize multiple revenue streams through advanced decision support.

Sabre to Hold Technology and Tourism Event in Athens

International experts and representatives of the tech travel industry will meet on Wednesday, October 12, in Athens to join Sabre Envision, an event organized by Sabre Corporation to present and discuss the latest technology trends that will have a major impact on the travel industry.